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High plasma levels of vitamin C and E are associated with incident radiographic knee osteoarthritis.

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BACKGROUND: Previous studies suggest that the antioxidants vitamins C and E may protect against development of knee osteoarthritis (OA). We examined the association of circulating levels of vitamin C and E with incident whole knee radiographic OA (WKROA). METHODS: We performed a nested case-control study of incident WKROA in MOST, a cohort of 3,026 men and women aged 50-79 years with, or at high risk of, knee OA. Incident cases were knees without either tibiofemoral (TF) or patellofemoral (PF...

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10.1016/j.joca.2013.11.008

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
Journal:
Osteoarthritis and cartilage / OARS, Osteoarthritis Research Society More from this journal
Volume:
22
Issue:
2
Pages:
190-196
Publication date:
2014-02-01
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EISSN:
1522-9653
ISSN:
1063-4584
Language:
English
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pubs:441808
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uuid:c7aa787d-a19e-4f57-8604-e53e6a2ce1f0
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pubs:441808
Source identifiers:
441808
Deposit date:
2014-01-30

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